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LNG Ferry Megastar delivered by Meyer Turku Shipyard to Tallink

Turku - Lng Fast Ferry Megastarwas delivered to Tallink group from Meyer Turku Shipyard on 24th of January. This ro-pax is not just powered by environmentally friendly Lng (liquefied natural gas), but the ship also has an extremely advanced hull shape resulting in substantial fuel savings during the ship’s operation.

Turku - Lng Fast Ferry Megastar was delivered to Tallink group from Meyer Turku Shipyard on 24th of January. This ro-pax is not just powered by environmentally friendly Lng (liquefied natural gas), but the ship also has an extremely advanced hull shape resulting in substantial fuel savings during the ship’s operation. Megastar is 212 meters long and will take onboard 2800 passengers. Her service speed is 27 knots. Megastar uses Lng as fuel, but is also able to run on marine diesel. With Lng, her environmental performance will improve much by creating no Sulphur or soot particles and decreasing the Nitrogen and CO2 emissions. Designed for the Tallinn-Helsinki route exclusively, vessel will comply with the current and future emission regulations for the ECAs (Emission Control Area), including the Baltic Sea. Regular liner service will start on the 29th of January 2017, travelling between Helsinki and Tallinn Megastar project is co-financed by European Union, the Connecting Europe Facility, Transport – Motorways of the sea.

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